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The shape of water, Guillermo del Toro and Daniel Kraus

Label
The shape of water
Title
The shape of water
Statement of responsibility
Guillermo del Toro and Daniel Kraus
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an otherworldly story set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America, an amphibious man is discovered in the Amazon--and subsequently finds love within the human race. In 1962, Elisa Esposito-- mute her whole life-- works as a janitor working the graveyard shift at Baltimore's Occam Aerospace Research Center. Only Zelda, a protective coworker, and Giles, her loving neighbor, help her make it through her day. Then she sees something she was never meant to see: an amphibious man, captured in the Amazon, to be studied for Cold War advancements. Using sign language, the two learn to communicate. Richard Strickland, the obsessed soldier who tracked the asset through the Amazon, wants nothing more than to dissect it before the Russians get a chance to steal it
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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1964-
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Toro, Guillermo del
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kraus, Daniel
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  • Mermen
  • Cold War
  • Amphibians as laboratory animals
  • Mute persons
Label
The shape of water, Guillermo del Toro and Daniel Kraus
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1023432577
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
315 pages
Isbn
9781250165343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0021333173
  • (OCoLC)1023432577
Label
The shape of water, Guillermo del Toro and Daniel Kraus
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1023432577
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
315 pages
Isbn
9781250165343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0021333173
  • (OCoLC)1023432577

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